How To Photograph Space Yourself

June 6, 2013

Expert astronomer Mark Thompson shows you how to get started in photographing the night sky. Learn how easy it is to capture images of space in your own back garden without using expensive kit. Mark explains techniques for SLR and compact cameras.

Audacious Visions by Neil deGrasse Tyson

June 21, 2012

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson delivers an impassioned plea to the U.S. Congress to hoist America from its economic lethargy by boldly reinvesting in a robust space program.

Transforming furniture

April 26, 2012

What Is a Leap Year?

February 29, 2012

You probably know that 2012 is a leap year. And that means that this year we get an extra day on February 29th. Great–an extra day. Who really cares? Well, leaplings (people born on Leap Year Day of a previous year) care, because they finally get to celebrate their actual birthday. But for the rest […]